Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers in the evening, then mostly clear overnight. Lows 22 to 27. Inland, west winds 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 15 mph overnight. Near the shore, northwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Wednesday, colder, sunny. Highs around 34. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Wednesday night, mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with freezing rain overnight. Lows around 28. Thursday, a chance of freezing rain in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 38. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Gale warning in effect from this evening through late tonight. Tonight, northwest wind up to 30 knots. Gale force gusts up to 39 knots. Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening. A slight chance of snow showers through the night. Waves building to 10 to 14 feet occasionally to 18 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 33, 8 degrees above normal. The high Monday was 40 degrees and the overnight low was 26.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 40.57 inches. Normal to date, 32.79 inches.

Snowfall: Monday, none. Season to date, 24.9 inches. Normal to date, 27.0 inches.

Sunset: 5:06 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:11 a.m. Wednesday.